With Louisville's 20-17 win over Rutgers tonight, the Orange clinches a share of the Big East title. It's a pretty fitting way for Syracuse to leave the conference.
Shamarko Thomas tweeted this photo shortly after the victory from the team's viewing party:
Shortly after the Louisville victory, this photo appeared on the Syracuse Athletics homepage:
Even though the Orange wont be going to the BCS Bowl since Louisville has a higher ranking in the BSC standings, it's still nice to have a share of the title on the way out. It's even sweeter when you consider that Syracuse was picked to finished seventh in the conference before the season started.